Author Archives: Amy

About Amy

Married the man of my dreams, enjoying life with a 4 year old daughter, 2 year old son and a 8 month old baby girl. Figuring out this stay at home thing, learning how to be a better mother to my children and more loving wife to the one I love. I love my Catholic faith, building friendships and sharing stories.

January in a Coconut Shell 

[A short quick update that isnt actually super short? Or is it? I can’t tell from this silly phone!] I really want to write more but the desktop computer we bought turned out to be a total dud and I … Continue reading

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a look back at 2016

I really love these Look Back posts of each year. It’s taken me awhile but I wanted to pull this one together because it’s about the only way I remember most of what happens some years. And I don’t want … Continue reading

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My House Painting Saga

 Our house painting its finished! my sister asked for pictures and I may one day wanna remember what it was like when it was all fresh and new so I took way too many and plan to share them all. … Continue reading

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How We’ll Wait ~ Keeping Advent, Advent

I noticed on the way to the mailbox yesterday, that a neighbor already has a beautiful Christmas tree in their window. Wow. I am still trying to pick up the sand toys from the back yard and get them put … Continue reading

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44/52 another trip to the Zoo

Clara. Jumping in the hat Hugh. Watching flamingos, on one leg of course Tessa. Always filled with JOY

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42/52 jumping back in the saddle 

I have majorly dropped the ball on project52. But the unicorn trifecta of free time + WiFi + battery life in my phone is happening now and I thought I’d take advantage of it.  She was actually pretty impressed that … Continue reading

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12 Months of Tessa

A year ago today Tessa upstaged Brian’s 29th Birthday with her arrival. So today while celebrating Brian’s 30th birthday we are also celebrating Tessa’s 1st. Here’s a little look back at how she’s grown. I will have to grab some more … Continue reading

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Getting to Sunday Mass during a Houseboating Trip in the Shuswap

We planned a family houseboating trip to celebrate both my mom and dad turning 60 this year, Dad in August and Mom in October, so we booked in mid september, 3 nights aboard the “Woody’s Crew” out of Sicamous BC. … Continue reading

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Houseboating Trip Highs and Lows

I spent the day putting together the video clips I shot on our houseboating trip! I think it will end up taking me a couple of posts to capture all of our trip, so along with this post I will … Continue reading

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Ready for Tomorrow? Birthday of Our Lady colouring page

For some reason I just really want to share this beautiful colouring page that I came across son Pinterest from the blog Delphina Rose, and incase you didn’t know, tomorrow is the Birthday (Nativity) of Our Lady, so if you … Continue reading

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